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Nancy D. Kellogg, MD, is currently Division Chief and Professor of Pediatrics, and past Program Director, Child Abuse Fellowship, at UT Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, Dr. Kellogg graduated from Dartmouth College in 1978 and completed her medical school training and pediatric residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in 1988. Since 1988, she has been a faculty member at UTHSCSA. She was the first Medical Director of the Christus Santa Rosa Center for Miracles , which opened in May 2006. Dr Kellogg previously served as the Medical Director for ChildSafe and the Medical Director of the Christus Santa Rosa Hospital Sexual Assault Forensic Nurse Examiner Program. She has worked full-time in the field of child abuse for over 30 years.
Dr. Kellogg has published over 130 articles and book chapters and has been an invited speaker at numerous national, and international conferences. She was the Chair of the Texas Pediatric Society Committee on Child Abuse for 10 years, and was selected as one of seven pediatricians for the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect, completing 6 years of service in 2008. In September 2006, the American Board of Pediatrics approved Child Abuse as a new subspecialty in pediatrics , and Dr. Kellogg was selected as the Medical Editor for the Sub-board.
Dr. Kellogg has received numerous awards for her work in child maltreatment. In 1999 she was selected by her peers for the Ray E. Helfer Society as a charter member, one of the first 75 U.S. physicians with distinction in child abuse. She has received the UT Health Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching and for Excellence in Clinical service, and was the 2004 recipient of the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. In 2016, she received the 2016 Outstanding Teaching Award from the Ray E. Helfer Honorary Society.
Dr. Kellogg's research interests include: STI's in children and adolescents evaluated for sexual abuse, patterns of disclosure among maltreated children, growth recovery lines among abused and neglected children, assessing maltreatment in contacts of abused/ neglected index children, medical assessment of children living in drug endangered environments, and PECARN criteria for young infants in motor vehicle crashes.
Funding Agency Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, "Forensic Assessment Center Network" Status Active Period 9/2016 - 8/2021 Role Co-Investigator Grant Detail Continued funding (since 2006)
Neuman, M.I., Kellogg, N.D. Testing and Treating Sexually Assaulted Adolescents: what are we waiting for? Pediatrics 2015 Dec;136(6).
Kellogg, ND, Wouter, K., Nienow, S.M. Factors that prevent prompt and delay disclosures in female victims of child sexual abuse. Child Abuse and Neglect 2020 Jan.
Spiller L., Lukefahr J., Kellogg ND. Dental Neglect Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma 2019 Jan;.
Kellogg N.D., Melville, J.D., Lukefahr, J.L., Nienow, S.N., Russell E.L. Genital and Extragenital Gonorrhea and Chlamydia in Children and Adolescents Evaluated for Sexual Abuse Pediatric Emergency Care 2018 Nov;34(11):761-766.
Kellogg, ND., Northrop, S. Browning, J. A Patterned Acute Skin Lesion on a Leg of a 17-month old Boy, Pediatrics in Review 2018 Mar:39 (145)
Adams JA, Farst KJ, Kellogg ND. Interpretation of Medical Findings in Suspected child Sexual Abuse: An Update for 2018 Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 2017 Dec;
Adams, J.A., Kellogg N.D., Moles R. Medical Care for Children Who May Have Been Sexually Abused: An update for 2016 (in press 2016) Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine 2016 Dec;:255-263.
Girardet, Rebecca,Lahoti, Sheela,Bolton,Kelly, Kellogg ND. Characteristics of case submitted to a statewide system of child abuse experts Children and Youth Services Review 2016 Jan;:198-202.
Sena, Arlene C, Hsu, Katherine K., Kellogg ND, Girardet, Rebecca, Christian, Cindy W., Linden, Judith, Griffith, William, Marchant, Anne, Jenny, Carole, Hammerschlag, Margaret R. Sexual Assault and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adults, Adolescents, and Children Clinical Infectious Diseases 2015 Nov;:S856-S864.
Sena AC, Hsu KK, Christian C, Girardet R, Griffith W, Jenny C, Kellogg N, Linden J, Marchant A, Hammerschlag M. 2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines MMWR 2015 Feb;.
Adams, JA, Kellogg N, Farst, KJ, Harper NS, Palusci, VJ, Frasier, LD, Levitt, CJ, Shapiro, RA, Moles, RL, Starling, SSP. Updated Guidelines for the Medical Assessment and Care of Children Who May Have Been Sexually Abused Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 2015 Jan;.
Kellogg ND. Working with Child Protective Services and Law Enforcement:What to Expect Pediatric Clinics of North America 2014 Oct;:1037-1047. Melville J, Kellogg N, Perez, Nadia E, Lukefahr J. Assessment For Self-Blame And Trauma Symptoms During The Medical Evaluation of Suspected Sexual Abuse Child Abuse and Neglect 2014 May;38(5):851-857. Knox, B.L., Feldman, K., Frasier L., Sterling S., Kellogg N.D., Tiapula S.L. Child Torture as a Form of Child Abuse Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma 2014 Mar;7:37-49.
Melville, J. Kellogg, N. Nadia, E. Lukefahr, J. Assessment for Self-Blame and Trauma Symptoms during The Medical Evaluation of Suspected Sexual Abuse. Child Abuse and Neglect May;38(5): 851-857
Dubowitz, H. Christian, C.W., Kent, H., Kellogg, N.D. Forensic Medical Evaluations of Child Maltreatment: A Proposed Research Agenda. Child Abuse and Neglect 2014 Dec; 1734-1746
Knox, B.L., Feldman, K., Frasier, L., Sterling, S., Kellogg, N.D., Tiapula, S.L. Child Torture as a Form of Child Abuse. Journal of Child & Adoolescent Trauma 2014 Mar; 7: 37-49